[wp-hackers] Category templates

Jackson Whelan jw at jacksonwhelan.com
Wed Dec 28 19:25:40 UTC 2011

On 12/28/11 2:14 PM, Mike Schinkel wrote:
> On Dec 28, 2011, at 1:55 PM, Jane Wells wrote:
>> On 12/28/11 1:34 PM, Haluk Karamete wrote:
>>> Why isn't there a category layout dropdown like the pages interface do
>>> whereby you can select the layout template you want to use when creating a
>>> category? What is the wisdom
>>> behind  treating pages differenly in this regard and leaving the cats
>>> layout handling to be done at code level?
>> Personally I would love this feature. If you write a patch to make it work and put it on a trac ticket, I'll add my +1.
> Sounds like a more general templating system than just "page" templates, i.e. there could be multiple templates for each taxonomy, each post type, etc.
> I do look forward to the discussion for this on trac.
Not to start a raging debate, but this would be a good use case for term 
meta - would it not?

I think this would be an excellent feature.

- Jackson

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